Question 35: Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions. There is still widespread _____________against older people in the job market.
Knowledge test : Question from type
The structure “there + be + Noun” is used to indicate the existence of a thing/event.
In the sentence for “there is still widespread_____________ ” (with “still” being an adverb, and “widespread” being an adjective), according to the structure, there is a missing noun in the blank space.
Considering 4 answers, answer C – discrimination is a noun and is the appropriate answer.
A. discriminate (v): to discriminate
B. discriminatory (a): discriminatory
C. discrimination (n): discrimination/stigmatization
D. discriminating (a): thorough / meticulous.
There is still a lot of discrimination against older people in the job market.